Definition of Mixean in US English:

Mixean

adjective

  • Of or relating to the Mixe of southern Mexico; specifically belonging to or designating a group of related languages which together form a branch of the Mixe–Zoque language family.

noun

  • 1The Mixean group of languages; a language belonging to the Mixean group.

  • 2A member of a people speaking any of the Mixean languages. Compare Mixe. rare.

Origin

1970s. From Mixe + -an.

Pronunciation

Mixean

/ˈmiːheɪən/